News from May 2019
 
Arts Law & Artists in the Black on Outreach in WA Arts Law & Artists in the Black on Outreach in WA
14th May 2019

Arts Law’s Robyn Ayres and Donna Robinson were in Broome and Fitzroy Crossing this month to visit local First Nations art centres. They were joined by local Perth lawyer, Matt Clarke from Dentons. 

Arts Law CEO, Robyn Ayres gave us an inside look at what they achieved on their trip. 

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Arts Law celebrates extraordinary pro bono contributions to Australia’s arts communities Arts Law celebrates extraordinary pro bono contributions to Australia’s arts communities
1st May 2019

On the 30th of April 2019, lawyers from across Australia were honoured for their contribution to the Australian arts community at Arts Law Centre of Australia's (Arts Law) annual pro bono awards.

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Arts Law responds to arts policies announced by Labor and the Greens in lead up to Election. Arts Law responds to arts policies announced by Labor and the Greens in lead up to Election.
14th May 2019

The Arts Law Centre of Australia (Arts Law) commends Labor and the Greens for pledging their support to the Australian arts sector but calls for stronger investment in the Australian literature and visual arts sectors, and legislative protection of Indigenous Cultural Intellectual Property rights. The Coalition is sadly silent by comparison, although it has made similar commitments in the music sector to those made by Labor. 

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Arts Law welcomes new President, Justice John Sackar Arts Law welcomes new President, Justice John Sackar
21st May 2019

The Arts Law Centre of Australia (Arts Law) is thrilled to announce our new President, the Honourable Justice John Sackar.

Justice Sackar joins us as a distinguished legal practitioner and a strong advocate for the Australian arts community and a keen collector of art and other objects. He is particularly passionate about protecting the moral and legal rights of artists and the special cultural integrity of Indigenous art. 

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Winners of the Arts Law Pro Bono Awards 2019 Raffle Announced Winners of the Arts Law Pro Bono Awards 2019 Raffle Announced
1st May 2019

Winners of the Arts Law Pro Bono Awards raffle were announced last night, 30th May. 

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